U.S. ready to restart talks with N. Korea, seeks denuclearization by 2021

By Lesley Wroughton and Hyonhee Shin WASHINGTON/SEOUL, Sept 19 : – The United States is ready to engage in talks with North Korea “immediately,” U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday, with the aim of completing North Korea’s denuclearization by January 2021. Pompeo’s announcement demonstrated the Trump administration’s apparent eagerness to seize on […]

U.S. ready to restart talks with North Korea immediately -Pompeo

By Hyonhee Shin and John Walcott SEOUL/WASHINGTON, Sept 19 : The United States is ready to restart negotiations with North Korea “immediately”, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday, with the aim of completing North Korea’s denuclearization by January 2021. Pompeo said he had invited North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho to […]

Gujarat MLAs to get Rs 1.16 lakh salary a month

Gandhinagar, Sep 20 : Cutting across party lines, the Gujarat legislators on Wednesday unanimously passed a bill in the State Assembly proposing to hike their salaries by at least Rs 45,000 a month with retrospective effect from February this year. Accordingly, the monthly salary of the MLAs will be increased to Rs 1.16 lakh from […]

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ India release pushed

New Delhi, Sep 19 : ‘Crazy Rich Asians’, which was scheduled to release in India on September 21, has been pushed. It will now release on October 5. Billed as the first contemporary English language Hollywood movie with an almost all-Asian cast after a long time, ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is based on the book by […]

Asia Cup: India overpower Pakistan by eight wickets

Dubai, Sep 19 : A strong bowling performance followed by some power-packed batting saw India thrash arch rivals Pakistan by eight wickets in their Group A clash of the Asia Cup cricket tournament here on Wednesday. Asked to field first, three-wicket hauls from pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar and part-time off-spinner Kedar Jadhav enabled India to restrict […]

Asia Cup: India struggle to beat minnows Hong Kong

[Dubai ; India’s Dinesh Karthik plays a shot during the one day international cricket match of Asia Cup between India and Pakistan in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. /PTI] Dubai, Sep 19 : Minnows Hong Kong put up a spirited fight before going down by 26 runs to a rather insipid Indian […]